Take Me to the River 2020 - Updates

Below you will find information about the individual events that comprise Take Me to the River. Due to Covid-19 precautions and the safety of artists and patrons, our partner event organizers are still making decisions about cancellations, virtual events or registration requirements.

Fourteen Events, Nine River Towns, Amazing Art. Find them all on the Take Me to the River Map.

See the 2019 Map

Anchor Events

Take Me to the River is a collection of individually organized partner events. As such, each organizer or host will make a decision about their plans for 2020.

Keep up with the latest Take Me the River news and Covid-19 safety guidelines for individual events. Get a sneak peek at this year's artists and online sales.

While You are Here

Find restaurants, hotels, bars and area attractions to compliment your Take Me to the River experience. Due to Covid-19 safety measures some restaurants and attraction may have limited availability or require reservations.

Food & Lodging

Whether you are looking for a gourmet dinner along the river or a quick bite to make a picnic, you will find just what you are looking for. Making if a long weekend, look no further than the historic inns and welcoming bed & breakfasts to your lodging needs.

The Arts

The art and music at the art fairs and open studios aren't the only creative outlets in the St. Croix Valley. Retail art galleries, professional theatre groups and live music at various locations keep the arts going well into the evening in many river towns.

Retail & Attractions

There is so much to do in the St. Croix Valley, it can be hard to know where to start. Take a fall colors cruise along the St. Croix National Scenic River Way. Pick up a book at an independent local bookstore. Or maybe learn the history of the birthplace of Minnesota on a trolley tour.

Year-Round Event Calendar

Find year-round events at StCroixSplash.org, a regional online event calendar featuring visual arts, theatre, film, live music, hand-on experiences, outdoor and nature events and much more. The vibrant arts scene in the St. Croix Valley isn't limited to September.